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Kaiārahi Rautaki (Library Strategic Development Advisor – Māori)

Tuia i runga. Tuia i raro. Tuia i roto. Tuia i waho. Tuia ngā pū korero, ngā pū wānanga. Ka rongo te pō, ka rongo te ao, Tihei mauri ora.

Are you looking for a great opportunity to support Māori scholarship and make a real difference? Do you want a role that will provide you with a chance to develop new strategies and approaches to support successful outcomes for Victoria’s Māori community? Do you want to work in a supportive and varied academic environment?

We are looking for someone to join Victoria University Library as Kaiārahi Rautaki (Library Strategic Development Advisor – Māori), a new part-time, fixed term role for one year. You will advance and advise on the Māori strategic development of Library services (in alignment with Victoria’s key strategic documents), the Māori capability building of Library staff, and the recruitment of Māori Library staff, in order to support successful outcomes for Victoria’s Māori staff and students.

You will be confident within a marae setting and using te reo Māori. Your ability to think strategically and translate strategy into action will be important. You will have a demonstrated commitment to supporting Maori scholarship, a strong client focus, sound analysis and judgement, and able to work both independently and collaboratively to achieve defined goals. This is a unique opportunity for you to make a real difference.

This is a fixed-term for 1 year, part-time role of 20 hours per week based at the Kelburn campus, reporting to the Associate Director, Library Academic Services.

For more information and to apply online please go to http://www.victoria.ac.nz/about/careers/current-vacancies Vacancy Ref 1672. Your application should include your current CV and a covering letter, which should address the requirements outlined in the 'Selection Criteria' section of the role description.

If you have any queries or require further information please contact Mike Kmiec mike.kmiec@vuw.ac.nz or check out the Working at the Library Section of our website http://library.victoria.ac.nz/library-v2/about-us/working-at-the-library

Applications close Monday 7 August 2017.

Closing date: 
Monday, August 7, 2017
Organisation: 
Victoria University of Wellington

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